Hardspace: Shipbreaker by Blackbird Interactive and Focus Entertainment is a game all about salvaging ships in zero gravity. Players have access to cutting-edge tech for the job and can earn upgrades but also have plenty of hazards to contend with. If the campaign mode becomes too stressful, there is also a relaxing freeplay mode along with some timed challenges. Check out the video below to see Hardspace: Shipbreaker in action
Car Detailing Simulator is a relaxing game with plenty of tools to help players restore dirty, scratched-up cars back to pristine works of art. The focus is purely on cleaning, so even players who are intimidated by the complexities of mechanic simulator games can have fun with this one. By its nature, the game can become very repetitive, which players might find either soothing or tedious depending on their tolerance levels. Nevertheless, there is no doubt that cleaning cars is very satisfying, and building up your bank balance as well as reputation while moving up the ranks is an enjoyable experience.
Graphics: The game features plenty of detailed cars that can be cleaned inside and out.
Sound: The music is nothing to write home about, but the sound effects are spot on.
Gameplay: Despite a lot of repetition, cleaning cars is a relaxing and satisfying activity that can easily hook players
Car Detailing Simulator by Games Incubator, GameFormatic, and PlayWay is all about renewing cars and restoring them to their former splendor. Run a detailing business on your own terms using a broad and diverse set of specialized tools. Take on jobs for money and reputation, or buy old car models yourself to give them a new lease on life. Check out the video below to see Car Detailing Simulator in action, and be sure to wishlist the game ahead of its release on April 13, 2022
Train Station Renovation – Germany by Live Motion Games features new stations for players to clean, fix and decorate. Along with nine unique new stations, the game also adds over 30 items that players can use for furnishing purposes. Rounding out the package is updated graffiti scattered across the new stations and ten brand new songs for the soundtrack. Check out the video below to see the tutorial for the base game as well as a look at the first station from the Germany DLC
Thief Simulator by Noble Muffins, PlayWay, and Console Labs is a game that is all about doing anything that a real thief does. Players must observe their targets, plan the best approach, find and steal as many valuables as possible and then sell the loot to buy useful equipment. The game is 70% off until April 4, 2022, as part of the Steam Simfest Hobby Edition sale, so check out the video below to see Thief Simulator in action
Animal Shelter by Games Incubator and PlayWay is all about taking in pets, taking care of their needs, and finding them a new home. Keeping the pets fed and healthy is just one part of the job as they also need to be entertained. Use construction mode to create the shelter of your dreams and make sure every pet ends up with a suitable owner. Check out the video below to see the adoption process for two cats
Dr. Professor Scientist’s Weapons Testing Facility by Cool Smithy Games is a casual tower defense game with roguelike elements. Players need to build the best tower of them all by combining projectiles with effective modifiers. Then, push back the incoming hordes and research new modifiers or projectiles between waves. Check out the video below to see the first six waves of the game in action
PowerWash Simulator by FuturLab and Square Enix is a game all about washing away your worries with the soothing sounds of high-pressure water. Players can blast away dirt and grime with a power washer for the satisfaction of seeing the sparkling finish. The game is available on Steam Early access and features a Career Mode, Challenge Mode, Free Play Mode and even support for online co-op. Check out the video below to see the Career Mode in action
No Place Like Home by Chicken Launcher and Realms Distribution is a game all about restoring the environment and running your own post-apo farm. Players can scavenge the world for seeds, become a farmer and use their produce for cooking delicious dishes. There are also animals to find and save, adventures to go on, and hidden secrets to discover. No Place Like Home is currently on Steam Early Access and scheduled for a full release on the 10th of March 2022. Check out the video below to see a quick look at what to expect
Harvest Days by Family Devs and Toplitz Productions is an upcoming open-world game where players can manage their own farm. However, in addition to different types of trees and crops, Harvest Days is also filled with other activities. These include fishing, horseback riding, chatting with your neighbors, or simply exploring the countless locations filled with secrets and surprises. Check out the video below to see the first three days in action, and be sure to try out the demo during Steam Next Fest